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Ashburn man who murdered estranged wife receives life sentence

A Loudoun County Circuit Judge today upheld a jury’s recommended sentence of life plus 16 years for an Ashburn man convicted of murdering his estranged wife and staging it to look like a suicide in March 2014. More

Pacific Boulevard extension opens as Ashbun mans still waits for eminent domain trial

As the new Pacific Boulevard extension opens to up drivers in Ashburn, nearby property owner Shawn Pahlavani looks down on what was once part of his 11-acre property.

EXCLUSIVE: LCPS officials recommended Dominion teacher for new job after ‘alleged incident’

Two Loudoun County Public Schools administrators wrote letters of recommendation for Brian Damron, former Dominion High School band director, after the school system reported an alleged incident of inappropriate behavior to police.

The scene Nov. 22 at a house fire on Belmont Ridge Road in Ashburn. Photo Courtesy/K. Stephens

Warrant: Ashburn house fire could have been intentionally set

Loudoun County investigators are trying to determine if a vacant home in Ashburn destroyed by fire last month was intentionally set by an individual attending a party at the residence.
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Verizon sells Ashburn data centers to focus on mobile content

Verizon is selling its data center business, including its large operation in Ashburn, to Equinix in a $3.6 billion cash deal as the communications giant focuses on digital transformation for its customers.

LCPS reported allegations against former Dominion teacher to police in 2014

Loudoun County Public Schools today released a statement about its previous knowledge of allegations against Brian Damron, a former Dominion High School band director accused of having sexual relationships with former students.
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Sen. Black, Frank Wolf endorse Gillespie’s gubernatorial bid

Gillespie is in a three-person battle for the Republican nomination, which will be decided by a statewide primary next summer. Also seeking the GOP nomination are state Sen. Frank Wagner (R-7th) and Prince William County Board of Supervisors Chairman Corey Stewart.

21st Century Cures Act receives bipartisan support from Warner, Kaine and Comstock

A landmark health care and medical research bill, the 21st Century Cures Act, is heading to President Barack Obama's desk for his signature.
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MORE: Parents of teen suicide victim sue Loudoun County Public Schools counselor for $5M

Tim and Erin Gallagher, the parents of a Potomac Falls High School student who took his own life last school year, filed a wrongful death lawsuit on Dec. 2 in Loudoun County Circuit Court against their son’s school counselor. The family says they're seeking $5 million from Loudoun County Public Schools in damages for the loss of their son.

Loudoun supervisors direct staff to examine alternatives to synthetic turf

The decision comes after supervisors and the School Board have sparred over funding to complete testing of crumb rubber at several school fields around the county.

Loudoun School Board discusses policy positions with state legislators

The Loudoun County School Board last week met with Virginia legislators to discuss the school system’s policy positions for 2017.
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Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office opens investigation into former Dominion High School band director

The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office recently opened up an investigation into Brian Damron, a former Dominion High School band director accused of having sexual relationships with former students.

Loudoun supervisors approve Middleburg’s Catesby Farm events facility

Despite objections from local residents, Loudoun supervisors on Tuesday night approved a Middleburg land use proposal for a banquet and events facility on the 240-acre Catesby Farm property.

Driver charged in Lansdowne infant’s death to face trial next year

The trial for a Leesburg man charged with involuntary manslaughter after he hit a 5-month-old boy who was being pushed through a busy Lansdowne intersection with his SUV will face a two-week trial in October.

Loudoun supervisors plan to limit residential development around Dulles Airport

As the county delves into its land use plan and vision around the future Silver Line Metro stations, Loudoun supervisors have made it clear: Residential development should be restricted around Dulles International Airport.
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U.S. Supreme Court seems concerned over race in Virginia redistricting

The Supreme Court on Monday seemed concerned that race may have played too large a role in the drawing of electoral districts in Virginia, to the detriment of black voters.

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